Finally got a few burlap bags to hang around the coop, on hot days we wet them down and they act like a swamp cooler--evaporative cooling when the breeze blows.
take a while for the chickens to appreciate their new curtains, for now
Dinner and Weedcat are treating them as hostile, chicken-eating aliens
and are wailing and running about in a silly manner. Scott and the
older hens are much more curious and harder to rattle. After all, it
might be food...